The current business and consumer landscape is evolving fast. Information volumes are growing, regulations are tightening, attacks are becoming more sophisticated, organisations and people are raising expectations on what technology can do for them.
As a result, the way we think about IT is being forced to evolve. New technologies - virtualisation and cloud, social and mobile - bring new opportunities but, at the same time, cause new issues and risks.
We see these challenges across our customer base. Storage issues in virtualised environments, information sprawl across physical, virtual and cloud environments, fragmentation risks to traditional security models, uncontrolled use of mobile devices, difficulties of brokering and controlling cloud services… the list goes on.
Many, if not all IT departments have little choice but to "get with the new" in order to cope with the consequences, even as they manage...